Teachers are often compared to coaches, but conductors may be a more appropriate metaphor…. Read More
What’s wrong with tenure? Not as much as opponents claim…. Read More
No matter how much new technology enters our classrooms, children still have to do the hard work of learning and learning deeply…. Read More
Minority-serving institutions can play a vital role is creating a more diversified teaching workforce…. Read More
Observations are a way for both teachers and supervisors to learn more about instruction…. Read More
By JAMES O’MEARA
After arriving in the United States in 2011 to assume presidency of the International Council on Education for teaching, my one thing has been to internationalize teacher education by linking teachers to the global learning agendas of UNESCO and the OECD.
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Now is the time to explore how to create a teacher residency program modeled after medical preparation…. Read More
Jack Russove, the author’s favorite and most influential teacher, died this week. This post was originally printed in the February 2009 issue of Phi Delta Kappan magazine…. Read More
You’ve discovered that life as a teacher means being constantly on the go. As an elementary teacher, I have several subjects to cover and little time in which to plan. Here are tips for planning your school days without giving up time for fun.
1. Locate district resources. The school… Read More
The Tony Blair Faith Foundation’s Face to Faith program helps awaken students of the majority faiths to the feelings and experiences of students from other faiths and beliefs…. Read More